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Event 15: Armas Alejandro Adolfo Eliminated by Angel Santiago Marnero

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Level 24: 15,000/30,000 with a 30,000 BB ante
Players Remaining: 26 of 1,297

Angel Santiago Marnero

Armas Alejandro Adolfo was all in for 270,000 from the hijack with kd10d against Angel Santiago Marnero’s ahas.

The board ran out acjc5s4c8h and Santiago Marnero’s set of aces held to eliminate Adolfo in 27th place.

Angel Santiago Marnero – 925,000 (31 bb)
Armas Alejandro Adolfo – Eliminated in 27th Place ($872)

Event 15: Recent Eliminations

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Level 23: 15,000/25,000 with a 25,000 BB ante
Players Remaining: 31 of 1,297

Here are the recent eliminations over the last levels, which resulted in these payouts:

55th: Kevin Scarola – $482
54th: Thomas Korenchuk – $545
53rd: Lawrence Klur – $545
52nd: Jose Cavazos – $545
51st: Henry Miller – $545
50th: Ryan Miller – $545
49th: Dan Avitsur – $545
48th: Joseph Petrolino – $545
47th: Elliott Zaydman – $545
46th: Engelbert Varela Moreno – $545
45th: William Beasley – $623
44th: Charles Jacoby – $623
43rd: Rafael Ramos – $623
42nd: Luis Pereira Pires – $623
41st: Kurtis Ruhl – $623
40th: Michael Deplancke – $623
39th: Juan Reyes – $623
38th: Michael Corbett – $623
37th: Tri Nguyen – $623
36th: Jordan Kasimow – $747
35th: Joaquin Sosa – $747
34th: Luciano Nardi – $747
33rd: Miguel McDonald – $747
32nd: Matthew Kronenberg – $747

Event 15: Miguel McDonald Scores a Double

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Level 21: 10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 BB ante
Players Remaining: 34 of 1,297

Miguel McDonald

On a flop reading 9d7d6s Miguel McDonald was all in and at risk with 10c9h versus his opponent’s 7s7c set of sevens.

McDonald got lucky right on the turn when the 8s hit. The ad, river changed nothing and McDonald’s straight held to avoid elimination.

Miguel McDonald – 100,000 (5 bb)

Championship: Pavel Plesuv Defeats Jim Gilbert Heads Up

$3,500 WPT RRPO Championship (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | WPT Live Stream
Level 34: 150,000/300,000 with a 300,000 ante
Players Remaining: 1 of 898

Jim Gilbert raised to 750,000 and Pavel Plesuv shoved. Gilbert called all in for 9,000,000.

It was a classic race as Gilbert tabled 9d9h agaisnt Plesuv’s adjs.

The flop came acqs3c and Plesuv to the lead with a pair of aces. The turn brought the jc and Plesuv improved to two-pair.

The river was the qh and Pavel Plesuv is the WPT Rock’n’ Roll Champion.

Pavel Plesuv –  WPT Rock’n’ Roll Champion ($504,820)
Jim Gilbert – Eliminated in 2nd Place ($326,565)

Championship: Pavel Plesuv Takes One

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Level 34: 150,000/300,000 with a 300,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 898

Pavel Plesuv raised to 600,000 and Jim Gilbert called.

The flop came as10c9h, Gilbert checked, and Plesuv bet 500,000. Gilbert called.

The turn brought the qd, Gilbert checked again and Plesuv put out a bet of 1,800,000. Gilbert let it go.

Pavel Plesuv – 28,675,000 (96 bb)
Jim Gilbert – 7,250,000 (24 bb)

Championship: Jim Gilbert Doubles Again

$3,500 WPT RRPO Championship (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | WPT Live Stream
Level 33: 125,000/250,000 with a 250,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 898

Jim Gilbert

Pavel Plesuv shoved and Jim Gilbert quickly called all in for 3,750,000.

Gilbert tabled qdqh and was in great shape against Plesuv’s 3d3s.

The board ran out 7h6h2d2c4h and Gilberts pocket queens held to score another double up.

Jim Gilbert – 7,750,000 (31 bb)
Pavel Plesuv – 28,175,000 (141 bb)

Championship: Jim Gilbert Scores a Double

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$2,000,000 Guaranteed | WPT Live Stream
Level 32: 100,000/200,000 with a 200,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 898

Jim Gilbert

Pavel Plesuv shoved and Jim Gilbert called all in for 2,775,000. Gilbert turned over ah4d and needed to hold against Plesuv’s jd9s.

The board ran out kd4h2s8c10s and Gilbert wound up with a pair of fours to avoid elimination.

Jim Gilbert – 5,750,000 (30 bb)
Pavel Plesuv – 30,175,000 (151 bb)

Championship: Pavel Plesuv Has 13 to 1 Chip Lead

$3,500 WPT RRPO Championship (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | WPT Live Stream
Level 32: 100,000/200,000 with a 200,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 898

Pavel Plesuv

Pavel Plesuv completed the small blind and Jim Gilbert checked his option in the big blind.

Both players checked the 10c4c3d flop. The turn brought the qs, Gilbert checked, and Plesuv bet 400,000. Gilbert called.

The river was the 3s, Gilbert checked and Plesuv bet 1,500,000. Gilbert called.

Plesuv tabled 6d3h for trip threes and Gilbert mucked.

Pavel Plesuv – 33,350,000 (167 bb)
Jim Gilbert – 2,575,000 (13 bb)